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Penzance Literary Festival (Cornwall, UK)

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Jess Makes a new Friend - signing

14:00 - 16:00
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Swanwick Writers' Summer School

SilverWood Author Helen Barbour will be running a course on self-publishing on 7 August during Summer School week. For more information click here.


Edinburgh International Book Festival (Edinburgh, UK)

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Historical Novel Society Conference (Oxford, UK)

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Lin Treadgold book signing - Bordeaux Bookshop

Lin will be signing copies of her book at Bordeaux Bookshop on St Mary's in the Isles of Scilly.


The Perfectionist's Guide to Writing a Novel

18:30 - 20:30

Join Helen Barbour at Osidge Library to hear her insights into both writing and living with obsessive-compulsive disorder as she talks about her debut novel The A to Z of Normal.


Cheltenham Literature Festival (Cheltenham, UK)

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SilverWood Social - Save the date

14:00 - 21:30
The SilverWood social is taking place at the Mercure Brigstow on October 29th. More details to follow. 

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Latest News

Anything Goes with Becky Walsh

SilverWood author Becky Walsh has launched a controversial new phone-in show on the MADE TV network.

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Thrilling News about Thrilling Stories

After the highly successful launch of 'INSURRECTIO', her fifth Roma Nova thriller, at the London Book Fair in April Alison Morton has further news.

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Book Launch at Waterstones Piccadilly

Penelope Jacobs to launch her novel 'Playing FTSE' at a major London store.

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SilverWood Team News

We’re delighted to formally introduce three new members of the SilverWood team, and say a fond farewell to another.

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Coming Soon...

A Job with Bite by Peter Chaplin

True stories from a police dog handler in Bristol.

Gang America by Peter St John

US Flying Fortresses unfair to UK kids? The seventh book in the Gang series.

On the Account by Helen Hollick

The fifth voyage of Captain Jesamiah Acorne and his bewitching wife, Tiola.

Adland and Me by Mike Stephenson

This book gives an insight into what it's like to work in TV advertising.

Before All Else by Fiona Knowles-Holland

A comically bittersweet tale of peccadilloes, consequences and lemon drizzle cake.

The Scent of Lilacs by Mark Evans

A story of suffering, determination and hope as the end draws near.

To the Bakery & Beyond by Jo Dance

Recipes and reflections on real food free from sugar and gluten.

Sweet Shires by Dave Morton

A photo-book dedicated to cricket and cricket grounds across the UK.

Kill the Robot by Mark Dando and Doug Richardson

By itself, this book won't make you more confident but if you practise the thinking disciplines it describes, over time your confidence will increase.

The Wolf Hunters by Len McCabe

Karin and Peric embark on an adventure when their tribes' plan to share resources for the approaching winter is interrupted by marauding wolves.

The Secret Life of Freaks by Ben Sansum

The second novel from the author of 'Spannered'.

The Spirit Lives by Alison Porter

The story of a desperate quest for the truth for closure, and also revenge

The Kilted Puffling by Richard Huband

Find out all about this extra special puffing and his friends in an illustrated adventure set on the magical Isle of Ornith.

Dancing With Shadows [Hardback Edition] by Adrian Churchward

Book 2 of the Puppet Meisters Trilogy.

Dancing With Shadows by Adrian Churchward

Book 2 of the Puppet Meisters Trilogy.

Not Just A Crown of Thorns by Robert O Russell

Poems from the heart by the author of 'The Right Way'.

There's No Such Thing as Monsters by Kylie Holmes

Tom believes that monsters live in his bedroom. His mum tells him there's no such thing. Is she right?

Journey to Colonus by Franklin Debrot

A Novel of Race, Espionage and Redemption.

Our Latest Book

Old Ben and the Carrier Pigeon

Old Ben and the Carrier Pigeon

by Miles Bavin

A heart-warming children's story about an unlikely new friendship between man and bird.


Price £7.99 plus P&P

Just Published

Playing FTSE

Playing FTSE

by Penelope Jacobs

A tale of success and seduction in the City.


Price £9.99 plus P&P

Surrender to Love

Surrender to Love

by Valerie Allen

A guide to discovering the unconditional love of the Creator for all in this beautiful universe.


Price £6.99 plus P&P

The Princess and the Fowl One

The Princess and the Fowl One

by Ian Preston

A magical novel for children set in the land of Imago.


Price £9.99 plus P&P

Jess Makes a New Friend

Jess Makes a New Friend

by Jess Hiles and Jo Allmond

More adventures from Jess the Goth Fairy.


Price £9.95 plus P&P

Poto Paddu

Poto Paddu

by Dick Allan

Two unlikely heroines seek revenge on savage pirates in this tale of survival and loss.


Price £10.99 plus P&P